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13 Mar 2020
Deposed Kano emir Muhammadu Sanusi in the company of Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai on Friday left Awe, a community in Nassarawa State where he was exiled by the Kano State Government. Sanusi has been resident in the community for over four days since the Kano Government dethroned him and consequently evicted him from the…
13 Mar 2020
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered the release of the dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, from detention in Awe, Nasarawa State. The judge Justice Anwuli Chikere granted the interim order following an ex parte application moved by Sanusi's lawyer Lateef Fagbemi (SAN). The judge also ordered that the order for…
9 Mar 2020
Kano state lawmakers broke out in a rowdy session on Monday over the removal emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II. The mild drama started when the deputy speaker of the house, Hamisu Ibrahim Chidere moved a motion to discuss an issue relating to an investigation of the emir. In a counter objection, member representing Dala…
9 Mar 2020
Kano State Governor Umar Ganduje on Monday removed Sanusi Muhammad II as the emir of Kano, months after the relationship between the two went sour. Secretary to the state government Usman Alhaji announced Sanusi's removal on Monday at the State Executive Council meeting which held at the Government House in Kano. Alhaji said the removal…
8 Mar 2020
The recent plot to dethrone Emir of Kano, Mohammadu Sanusi might have suffered a setback, as residents of Ja'en community have disowned the petition forwarded to Kano State House of Assembly
4 Mar 2020
Kano State House of Assembly on Wednesday received a fresh petition to probe Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II. The petition submitted by an individual and non-governmental organization accused Sanusi of spearheading violation of culture, tradition and religious tenants of the people of Kano. The House of Assembly instituted an eight-man penal led by deputy…
25 Feb 2020
Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has insisted that emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II, has a case to answer despite a court order restraining it. Addressing a press conference in Kano, the chairman of the commission Muhyi Magaji Rimingado argued the ruling of Justice Egwuata did not prevent the commission from executing its…
28 Jan 2020
Former Kano State governor Senator Ibrahim Shekarau has said efforts are ongoing to reconcile Kano Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Kano emir Muhammadu Sanusi II amidst persistent claims of an unhealthy relationship between the duo. During a visit to BBC London office, Shekarau, the Senator representing Kano Central in the Nigerian Senate, said himself and…
20 Dec 2019
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has issued a two-day ultimatum to Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, to either confirm his acceptance or rejection of the offer of his appointment as Kano State Council of Chiefs chairman. In a statement issued by the permanent secretary of Kano State special duties ministry Musa Bichi, Ganduje ordered Emir…
9 Dec 2019
Kano State governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has appointed Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II as the pioneer chairman of the state council of Chiefs. Governor Ganduje also directed conveyance of inaugural council meeting of the chiefs with immediate effect. The appointment which takes effect from Monday, the 9th Day of December 2019 will last for…
15 Nov 2019
Kano emirate council has filed a fresh application to enable additional parties to defend the allegation of financial impropriety against Emir Mohammad Sanusi. In a suit filed before Justice Suleiman Baba Na'Mallam of Kano high court sitting on Miller road, council to the emirate AB Mahmoud SAN sought the leave of the court to amend…
11 Nov 2019
Kano state police command in Kano has confirmed the arrest and detention of four officers of the command for alleged involvement in the death of one Abdulkadir Nasiru. Abdulkadir, 26, a resident of Madobi local government area of Kano state, was reportedly tortured to death by the men of the Nigerian police, Madobi division while…


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